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City of Laconia Department of Parks & Recreation

Special Events

The City of Laconia now has a walking and activity guide for our residents to be fit in Laconia. The guide shows walking routes from each of our park houses and activities offered in each park and the Laconia Community Center. The guide may be picked up at Laconia Parks & Recreation office during normal office hours (8:30am-12:00 / 1:00-4:30pm).
Laconia Walking Map (Google)


Weirs Beach

Beaches are closed for the season



Lakes Region Nursery Guild
Drop off dates
: April 8, 2015   6:00pm~9:00pm
April 9, 2015    9:00am~6:00pm
Sale : April 11, 2015   9:00am~2:00pm
Come consign some used children's clothing, toys or furniture and buy whatever else you need.




Swing* Waltz* Foxtrot* Rumba * Cha Cha* Bolaro* Quick Step * Salsa * Tango
Couples and Singles Welcome
$10.00 per person, 7:00pm ~ 10:00pm
Dates : September 13, 2014
October 11, 2014
November 8, 2014
January 10, 2015
May 9, 2015
June 13, 2015
No Alcohol ~ light refreshments.
For more information call 276-5112
This is not instructional, but an actual dance.  Come show off your dancing skills.




Halloween Theme

October 18th from 6:00~8:00pm
Come dressed in costume, if you wish, and there will be prizes for the best!

St. Patrick's Day Theme
March 13th from 6:00~8:00pm

$5.00per child
Refreshment included.
Come have a night of fun with kids your age and enjoy some music, dancing and games.

Ice Fishing

Saturday, January 31, 2015
Begins at the Laconia Community Center then moving to the outdoor classroom for the real world setting.
Anyone welcome above the age of 8.
Min. 8 and Max. 20 people
Registration deadline January 23, 2015
Call to register early at 524-5046 so you are not left out!!
First come First serve.





Snowman Contest

December 1st through March 1st.
Make a snowman with your family and take a picture of it.  Send the picture in to us by March 1st and possibly win a prize.


Sledding Party

Friday, January 23, 2015 from 6~8pm
Cancelled abd closed for sledding due to an icy condition.
Please call Parks and Recreation Department for more info. at 524-5046 


Ice Skating Party

Friday, February 6, 2015 from 6~8pm
FREE for any age at Memorial Park
Come skate under the lights and enjoy a bonfire to warm up by.
We will provide hot cocoa and cookies. 
Weather & conditions permitting. 



Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 2pm at the Laconia Sledding Hill located at the end of South Street off Academy Street.
Make your own cardboard sled and race against others of roughly your own age.  There will be points for creativity and speed.  Come try your hand and see how fast you can be.
Prizes will be awarded for creativity and speed.
This is a FREE event, but registration is necessary by February 24th.
Age group will be 10 and under, 11~15 years old
Call to register at 524-5046 weather permitting.



Block out dates are October 1~4, 13, November 11, 14 through
 December  14, 25, January 1, 19, February 16, April 8~11, 2015.





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